Phencyclidine (PCP), Urine, Quantitative Confirmation

Abbrev Code:UPCPC   
Order Code:LAB1246Order Name:Phencyclidine Confirm Urine
Order Instructions:Preferred test to follow-up presumptive results.
Synonyms:Angel Dust; Rocket Fuel; Sernyl; PCP
Methodology:Quantitative liquid chromatography-Tandem mass spectrometry
CPT Codes: 83992 x1, 83992 x1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Sun-Sat; testing is performed on Mon. Results are reported within 1-8 days.

ARUP Laboratory Developed Test (LDT): For tests developed and validated by ARUP (previously referred to as Compliance Statement B, C or D). This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.

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Urine Collection Procedure

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:Submit entire collection.
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.5 mL
Container:Plastic leakproof container, sterile
Causes for Rejection:Specimens exposed to repeated freeze/thaw cycles.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Aliquot 1 mL, 0.5 mL minimum. Store at room temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature.
Stability:1 week at room temperature; 1 month refrigerated; 3 years frozen.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:2010462


Reference Range:
Drugs Covered Positive Cutoff
Phencyclidine 10 ng/mL
For medical purposes only; not vaid for forensic use.
The concentration value must be greater than or equal to the cutoff to be reported as positive. Interpretive questions should be directed to the laboratory.

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